Dr. Richard Weiss, MD

Dr. Richard Weiss, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Richard Weiss, MD is an ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery and ophthalmology.

360 San Miguel Dr Ste 403

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

(949) 720-1400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Ectropion of Eyelid
more than 60% of peers
more than 58% of peers
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
more than 56% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

20  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Georgetown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Physician of Excellence - Orange County Medical Association, 2005, 2006
Media & Publications

Dr. Weiss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weiss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weiss to family and friends
27 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Weiss' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

When it comes to our face never leave it to chance on finding the right surgeon. Dr. Weiss is amazing and the results of my eyelid surgery are amazing. I feel like a new person. I don't look tired anymore. And I wasn't tired. Great staff but Dr. Weiss has brought me back to life. The procedure was...more
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On 1-11-2018 I had bilateral upper and lower lids blepharoplasty surgery performed by Dr. Richard Weiss, M.D. in Newport Beach and could not be happier with my results. Everything that I discussed with Dr. Weiss that I wanted done/corrected, he was able to deliver. I look 20 years younger (Yay...more
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I've heard about Dr. Weiss for a while from a few of my friends who were raving about him so I decide to try him out for some botox. I was very happy with the results.
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Dr. Weiss is one of the best plastic surgeon. Very skilled, kind, modest, informed, experienced. Simply the best. He exceeded my expectations by far. I will absolutely recommend Dr. Weiss. Thank you for making such a difference in my life. Linda Rayhaun
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Dr Weiss was referred to me by a close friend. i met with him the beginning of November 2017 for a consultation. I was having issues with my upper eye lids. The staff were friendly. The wait was short. Dr Weiss was charming, He was very self assured. He was conservative in assessing what he could...more
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